THIS WEEK IN LEMBEH……..Hui has been checking off his wish list. Octopus – Blue-Ring Octopus, Coconut Octopus, Long Armed Octopus, Mimic Octopus & Wonderpus. Check. Frogfish – Hairy, Painted, Giant & Warty. Check. Seahorses – Bargibanti, Denise, Severns & Pontohi. Check. He also saw Flamboyant cuttlefish, Tiger Shrimp, Bumblebee shrimp, Harlequin Shrimp, Candy crabs and lots…Details
Week 1 of Divemaster Internship in Bunaken Another week done as a divemaster intern. Halfway there. Wow .. how much I’ve learned! I spent time with instructor Dion in a Rescue Diver course, and was happy to both observe the skills and get some practice and refresher myself. We worked in both the confined environment of the swimming pool…Details
THIS WEEK IN LEMBONGAN….Mantas Mantas, Mantas. We had a good amount of manta’s including maybe 10 today. Nudi’s,crabs, shrimp, seasnakes (including one big lad on the beach the other night!) turtles and fish galore. Also shhhhhhhhhhhh….yesterday was Nyepi down here so everyone had to be quiet and do nothing so the evil spirits wouldn’t plague…Details
THIS WEEK IN BUNAKEN…..Two Fish Divers turned 12 years old! Many fish and marine creatures put in appearances to celebrate with us. John, our DMT asked our guests what their highlights were. The answers were Severns Seahorse, White Tassled Scorpion fish, Comet, Turtles, Orangutan Crabs, Candy crabs, Anemone crabs, Nembrotha nudibranch (photo by Lars), Colourful…Details
Celebrating Historic Decisions for Sharks and Rays yesterday at CITES when all five marine proposals to protect sharks and rays received a majority vote! Read more about this victory from Project Aware Updates, and keep up to date with Two Fish Conservation Projects.Details
Week 1 of Divemaster Internship in Bunaken And so one gets to spend his 51st birthday diving, studying diving skills, getting underwater experience, new knowledge of marine life, new friends … and a school of dolphins frolicking on the surface after a dive! It overwhelms the emotions to think of the winter I left behind…Details
OzTek 2013 next weekend 16-17 March in Sydney, Australia. We’ll be at the show this year but not as Two Fish Divers – we are going as Blue Label Diving Indonesia as part of the Blue Label family!
Join Leonardo DiCaprio + Project AWARE to Protect Sharks – didn’t know that Leo is a diver, but excellent support for a great cause! http://www.e-activist.com/ea-campaign/action.handleViewInBrowser.do?ea.campaigner.email=j02ismnTN4hlGMcA8dUJ%2F3fmSpz4mczo&broadcastId=25238&templateId=17861 Find out more about Marine Conservation with us, and keep an eye on our conservation blog at Project Aware.Details